02 – 10 August 2019
Edition XVIII

02 – 10 August 2019
Edition XVIII

Special Programme

View from the World

When death haunts a high school in a small town in the late 1990s, everyone is forever transformed.
05 August, 18:00, DokuKino 11 August, 12:00, Lumbardhi Indoor
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1999

Samara Chadwick Canada/Switzerland 2017, color, 90 min
The community of Bisbee commemorates the deportation of 1200 immigrant workers forced on cattle cars and left to die in ...
04 August, 18:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës 10 August, 22:00, Kino Kalaja
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BISBEE '17

Robert Greene USA 2018, color, 118 min
Berlin's historic defunct Tempelhof is used as Germany's largest emergency shelter for asylum seekers
05 August, 12:00, Lumbardhi Indoor
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CENTRAL AIRPORT THF

Karim Aïnouz Germany/France/Brazil 2017, color, 97 min
This movie allows the viewer an emotive impression of the Historic South
04 August, 22:00, Kino Kalaja 08 August, 22:00, Kino N'Lum 10 August, 14:00, Lumbardhi Indoor
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A satirical documentary parable about Nothing; narrated – in simple childlike verse – by Iggy Pop
03 August, 22:00, DokuKino 08 August, 18:00, Lumbardhi Indoor
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IN PRAISE OF NOTHING

Boris Mitić Serbia/Croatia/France 2017, color, 78 min
Funny, sad and moving, this minimalist documentary keeps us captive in the world of a small-time clerk seeking to transc...
04 August, 22:00, Kino N'Lum 05 August, 12:00, Kino Klub
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INFINITE FOOTBALL

Corneliu Porumboiu Romania 2018, color, 70 min
A coming-of-age saga of three skateboarding friends in their Rust Belt hometown hit hard by decades of recession.
04 August, 20:00, DokuKino 11 August, 18:00, Lumbardhi Indoor
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MINDING THE GAP

Bing Liu USA 2018, color, 93 min
The story of Donald Trump's election told entirely through Russian propaganda
04 August, 20:00, Kino N'Lum 10 August, 20:00, Kino N'Lum
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OUR NEW PRESIDENT

Maxim Pozdorovkin USA/Russia 2018, color, 78 min
Five men and six women ,on a raft, as part of an experiment studying the sociology of violence, aggression and sexual at...
03 August, 20:00, Lumbardhi Outdoor 11 August, 14:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës
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THE RAFT

Marcus Lindeen Sweden/Denmark/USA/Germany 2018, color, 97 min
TIME TRIAL takes us into the final races of cyclist David Millar’s career.
03 August, 22:00, Kino N'Lum 04 August, 16:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës
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TIME TRIAL

Finlay Pretsell UK 2017, color, 82 min
Conceptual artist Jill Magid grapples with the contested legacy of Luis Barragán, Mexico’s most famous architect.
03 August, 20:00, Kino Kalaja 11 August, 18:00, Kino Klub
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The Proposal

Jill Magid USA/Mexico/Switzerland 2018, color
Based on Conroy’s book Under the Wire, the film is a gripping account of the triumph of the human spirit in the face o...
05 August, 14:00, Lumbardhi Indoor 07 August, 14:00, DokuKino
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Under the Wire

Chris Martin UK 2018, color, 93 min
Vivienne Westwood has been redefining British fashion for over 40 years, and is responsible for creating many of the mos...
05 August, 16:00, Lumbardhi Indoor 11 August, 20:00, Lumbardhi Outdoor
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WESTWOOD: PUNK, ICON, ACTIVIST

Lorna Tucker UK 2018, color, 80 min
Claire Simon portrays an important time for any individual, from 16 to 18 years of age.
04 August, 12:00, DokuKino
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Young Solitude

Claire Simon France 2018, color, 100 min

Birth of a Nation: Focus on Taiwan

Amidst the political upheavals worldwide, the filmmaker is in search of wisdom and hope from her 100 year-old Taiwanese ...
10 August, 12:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës
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62 Years and 6,500 Miles Between

Anita Wen-shin CHANG Taiwan 2005, color, 52 min
Spanning the years 1947–65, the film follows the maturation of Ah-hsiao as he and his family cope with the shock of le...
05 August, 18:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës
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A Time To Live, A Time To Die

HOU Hsiao-hsien Taiwan 1985, color, 138 min
TIAN and her husband had been married over 50 years and experienced the White Terror period of Taiwan together.
08 August, 22:00, DokuKino
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Hand in Hand

YEN Lan-chuan, CHUANG Yi-tseng Taiwan 2010, color, 140 min
A story about passport, nation and immigration. A Taiwanese student in Brussels investigates his identity crisis through...
08 August, 12:00, DokuKino
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Home Abroad

WANG Bo-an Taiwan 2017, color, 10 min
As experienced by many other indigenous people, life is a struggle, and so is destiny.
10 August, 18:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës
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How Deep Is the Ocean

Hsiang-chu TANG Taiwan 2000, color, 60 min
(080) in the title refers to the free-dial code in Taiwan - for the soldiers, a cheap way to chat with telephone
10 August, 12:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës
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I Love (080)

YANG Li-chou Taiwan 1999, color, 58 min
After forty years of Japanese colonial rule, Le Moulin Poetry Society emerged in the 1930s with their poetic protest.
07 August, 22:00, DokuKino
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Le Moulin

HUANG Ya-li Taiwan 2015, color, 162 min
Letter #69 is a reinterpretation of the prison letters by SHI Shui-huan, a victim of Taiwan’s White Terror.
04 August, 16:00, DokuKino
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Letter #69

LIN Hsin-i Taiwan 2016, color, 19 min
A film about ordinary people at an unordinary historical moment
04 August, 16:00, DokuKino
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Liu Pi-Chia

Richard Yao-chi CHEN Taiwan 1967, color, 27 min
Eighty years ago, Seediq people organised an uprising against the Japanese colonial rulers, and the rebellion was known ...
09 August, 18:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës
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Pusu Qhuni

Shiang-chu TANG Taiwan 2014, color, 154 min
The director uses modern perspective to re-edit archive footages of Taiwan from 1945 to 1985.
04 August, 16:00, DokuKino
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Resampling the Past

Marco Wilms Taiwan 2010, color, 16 min
The rhythmic swaying of the train, merges the past and the present, reveals a forgotten memory, which covered by dust fo...
05 August, 22:00, DokuKino Plato 06 August, 14:00, DokuKino 07 August, 22:00, DokuKino Plato 09 August, 14:00, DokuKino
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Return

Pang-Chuan Huang France 2017, color&bw, 20 min
During the 1950s White Terror period in Taiwan, many young activists were arrested because they were regarded as communi...
06 August, 14:00, DokuKino
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Suspected of being a leftist, KO spent around 30 years in prison and institutions, always obsessively worrying about the...
06 August, 22:00, DokuKino
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Super Citizen Ko

WAN Jen Taiwan 1995, color, 121 min
The sovereignty of Pinnacle Islands is controversial since three countries(Taiwan China and Japan) claim this island is ...
08 August, 12:00, DokuKino
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1988; Farmers’ Right Association took thousands of farmers to Taipei to protest against the government’s indifferenc...
04 August, 18:00, Kino Klub 09 August, 14:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës
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The 20th May Incident

Green Team Taiwan 1988, color, 79 min
It was the first time that the students had occupied the Taiwan's parliament for 585 hours, later known as the Sunflowe...
04 August, 18:00, Kino Klub 09 August, 14:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës
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The 561st Hour of Occupation

YUAN Goang-ming Taiwan 2014, color, 7 min
Hsiao-Wei and A-Chieh are cousins who stick together through thick and thin, having grown up together in a multilingual ...
08 August, 18:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës
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The Best of Times

CHANG Tso-chi Taiwan 2002, color, 112 min
The French-Taiwanese filmmaker and her grandmother talk about their memories and feelings about the past.
10 August, 18:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës
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The Falling Kite

HSAIO Mei-ling Taiwan 1999, color&bw, 42 min
The director follows three art college students HUANG Yong-song, MOU Tun-fei, and HUANG Gui-rong as they enjoy an excurs...
04 August, 16:00, DokuKino
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The Mountain

Richard Yao-chi CHEN Taiwan 1966, bw, 19 min
The filmmaker interviews his mother, who was born in a poor region of Taiwan, about her life as a wife, a mother and a l...
04 August, 16:00, DokuKino
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The War that Never Was

CHANG Chien-chi Taiwan 2017, color, 16 min
The movie follows a middle-class family in Taipei over the course of one year, beginning with a wedding and ending with ...
06 August, 16:00, Kino Klub 06 August, 18:00, Kino Klub 10 August, 22:00, DokuKino
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Yi Yi (A One and a Two)

Edward YANG Taiwan 2000, color, 173 min

Between my Flesh and The World's Fingers

Mary MacLane, the Wild Woman of Butte, Montana, a bisexual and proto-feminist published her diaries in 1902 and 1917.
05 August, 14:00, DokuKino 06 August, 12:00, Kino Klub
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The relationship between individuals and their surroundings is addressed in a light-hearted and funny way.
05 August, 14:00, DokuKino 06 August, 12:00, Kino Klub
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Birds in the Earth

Marja Helander Finland/Norway 2018, color, 11 min
What cures women of sexual promiscuity? Eating lettuce, of course, at least according to one Islamic clergyman.
05 August, 14:00, DokuKino 06 August, 12:00, Kino Klub
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A film about codified language systems and the effort convey lived experience.
05 August, 14:00, DokuKino 06 August, 12:00, Kino Klub
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Mixed Signals

Courtney Stephens USA 2018, color, 11 min
Music When The Lights Go Out is a documentary floating on this thin border between fiction and reality.
09 August, 16:00, Lumbardhi Indoor 11 August, 14:00, DokuKino
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PRIMAS is an evocative portrait of two cousins, Rocío and Aldanab,who will free themselves from the shadows of their p...
06 August, 18:00, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Primas

Laura Bari Canada/Argentina 2017, color, 95 min
The removal from office of Brazilian President Rousseff in 2016 was triggered by a corruption scandal involving her vice...
05 August, 22:00, DokuKino
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The Trial

Maria Augusta Ramos Brazil/Germany/Netherlands 2018, color, 139 min
Five acclaimed African American quilters from Gee's Bend, Alabama, talk about love, religion and the fight for civil rig...
05 August, 14:00, DokuKino 06 August, 12:00, Kino Klub
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Sonic Reflections: Music on Film

The untold story of a series of Reagan-era anarchic punk rock desert happenings that still reverberate throughout our cu...
09 August, 22:00, Kino Kalaja 10 August, 20:00, Dream Cinema
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DESOLATION CENTER

Stuart Swezey USA 2018, color, 95 min
The stage is where Grace’s most extreme embodiments are realized and her theatrical imagination lets loose.
03 August, 22:00, Dream Cinema 10 August, 18:00, Lumbardhi Indoor
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GRACE JONES: BLOODLIGHT AND BAMI

Sophie Fiennes UK/Ireland 2017, color, 115 min
MATANGI / MAYA / M.I.A. is drawn from a cache of personal tapes shot by Maya Arulpragasm and her friends over the last 2...
04 August, 20:00, Lumbardhi Outdoor 11 August, 16:00, DokuKino
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MATANGI/MAYA/M.I.A.

Stephen Loveridge Sri Lanka/UK/USA 2018, color, 95 min
A live performance film captured during an intimate concert by Ryuichi Sakamoto in New York City.
06 August, 22:00, Kino Kalaja 10 August, 14:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës
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Silvana crashes under the pressure, fed-up with the implications of being labeled a “strong female.”
06 August, 22:00, Lumbardhi Outdoor 08 August, 20:00, Dream Cinema
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SILVANA

Mika Gustafson, Olivia Kastebring, Christina Tsiobanelis Sweden 2017, color, 91 min
Singers of Kënga Labe from across three generations explain their deep spiritual connection to and through their songs.
07 August, 20:00, Kino Kalaja 08 August, 22:00, DokuKino Plato
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Silver Reflections: Films on Film

A lanky and not very well known Swede, about to turn forty years old, enters a period of film production without precede...
07 August, 20:00, Lumbardhi Outdoor
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BERGMAN: A YEAR IN A LIFE

Jane Magnusson Sweden/Norway 2018, color&bw, 116 min
That Summer centres on the film project artist Peter Beard initiated together with Lee Radziwill about her relatives: th...
03 August, 20:00, DokuKino 07 August, 12:00, DokuKino
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THAT SUMMER

Göran Hugo Olsson Sweden/US/Denmark 2017, color, 80 min
Executive produced by Michael Moore, The Eyes of Orson Welles brings vividly to life the passions, politics and power of...
10 August, 22:00, Lumbardhi Outdoor
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A cinematic journey on the trail of Michał Waszyński, filmmaker and human chameleon,who continually changed his ident...
06 August, 12:00, DokuKino
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THE PRINCE AND THE DYBBUK

Elwira Niewiera, Piotr Rosołowski Poland/Germany 2017, color&bw, 82 min
A film with no answers but as many questions as there are stars in the universe.
09 August, 20:00, DokuKino
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Johann Lurf Austria 2017, color&bw, 99 min

Radical Reflections

In 1939, 20,000 Americans rallied in New York’s Madison Square Garden to celebrate the rise of Nazism.
08 August, 22:00, Lumbardhi Outdoor 10 August, 20:00, Kino N'Lum
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A Night at the Garden

Marshall Curry USA 2017, bw, 7 min
In France’s last presidential election, Marine Le Pen, a right-wing candidate, won over 30 percent of the vote
08 August, 22:00, Lumbardhi Outdoor
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Dancing with Le Pen

Nora Mandray France/USA 2018, color, 23 min
In EXIT, we meet Angela, Ingo and Manuel, all former right-wing extremists who made the leap to leave their movement.
05 August, 18:00, Lumbardhi Indoor 11 August, 16:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës
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Exit

Karen Winther Norway/Germany/Sweden 2018, color, 85 min
Tekoa is a trendy hippie colony for Israeli settlers on the West Bank, where none of the controversial residents want to...
07 August, 16:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës 08 August, 18:00, Kino Klub
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Unsettling

Iris Zaki UK/Israel 2018, color, 70 min
Bringing together stories of two Kosovar women whose husbands have gone to fight in Syria, and who are still not ready t...
05 August, 18:00, Lumbardhi Indoor 11 August, 16:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës
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Voices from Within

Lum Çitaku Kosovo 2018, color, 11 min
Peter lives a seemingly happy life. However, his real life is elsewhere – as the head of a paramilitary called “Slov...
08 August, 22:00, Lumbardhi Outdoor
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When the War Comes

Jan Gebert Czech Republic/Croatia 2018, color, 78 min

Special Presentation: Ali Asgari and Farnoosh Samadi

On her way back from work a woman witnesses something happening in the bus and she has to decide if she reveals it or no...
06 August, 22:00, DokuKino Plato 09 August, 22:00, Kino N'Lum
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GAZE

Farnoosh Samadi Iran/Italy 2018, color, 15 min
A boy and a girl are looking for a hospital to cure the girl but it is much harder than they thought.
06 August, 22:00, DokuKino Plato 09 August, 22:00, Kino N'Lum
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Narges and her friend have just a few hours to find someone to take care of her baby for some days.
06 August, 22:00, DokuKino Plato 09 August, 22:00, Kino N'Lum
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THE BABY

Ali Asgari Italy/Iran 2014, color, 15 min
A young man suffers from severe toothache. The doctor refuses to help him and it ends up in a tragedy.
06 August, 22:00, DokuKino Plato 09 August, 22:00, Kino N'Lum
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THE PAIN

Ali Asgari France/Iran 2015, color, 15 min
Fatma and her mother are Kurdish refugees in Italy.
06 August, 22:00, DokuKino Plato 09 August, 22:00, Kino N'Lum
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THE SILENCE

Farnoosh Samadi, Ali Asgari Italy/France 2016, color, 15 min

Fictions of the Real in Portuguese Cinema

China is going to fly. To escape far away at dawn. She just wants to be happy. But China drinks her own poison.
08 August, 16:00, Lumbardhi Indoor
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China, China

João Rui Guerra da Mata, João Pedro Rodrigues Portugal 2007, color, 19 min
25th of December, in the Eighties. The family gets together in the grandparents' house.
08 August, 16:00, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Christmas Inventory

Miguel Gomes Portugal 2000, color, 23 min
Júlio, a provincial young man, goes to Lisbon to work as an apprentice shoemaker in a basement in a new part of the cit...
06 August, 16:00, DokuKino
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The Green Years

Paulo Rocha Portugal 1963, color, 91 min
A man and a child meet under a tree on a river bank, sharing the same memory and a secret
07 August, 16:00, Lumbardhi Indoor
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The Tree

André Gil Mata Portugal 2018, color, 104 min
Evocation of a province, the Northeast Portuguese, whose historical roots, secular, not confuse the country’s brother,...
05 August, 16:00, DokuKino
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Trás-os-Montes

Margarida Cordeiro, António Reis Portugal 1976, color, 108 min
A fearful man meets a disquiet woman. Do you believe in magic?
08 August, 16:00, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Voodoo

Sandro Aguilar Portugal 2010, 30 min

I'll Be Your Mirror

In the town of Las Nubes, a rancher recounts how since he stopped measuring time his memory has clouded almost completel...
09 August, 18:00, DokuKino
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LAS NUBES

Juan Pablo González Mexico 2017, color, 21 min
Famed stage stress Elisabeth Vogler (Liv Ullmann) suffers a moment of blankness during a performance and the next day la...
09 August, 18:00, DokuKino
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PERSONA

Ingmar Bergman Sweden 1966, bw, 85 min
Additionally, the film evokes collective memories of the era via newsreel footage and explores what it means to be Russi...
06 August, 18:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës
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THE MIRROR

Andrei Tarkovsky USSR 1975, color, 107 min

NSDN @ DokuFest

A documentary portrait of the famous Arena Coliseo, at La Lagunilla neighborhood, where thousands of people crowd each S...
07 August, 20:00, Dream Cinema
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A Third Rope Symphony

Luis Armando Martínez Mexico 2017, color, 10 min
A surprise federal court ruling in 2013 legalized gay marriage for Utah — triggering a fierce battle.
04 August, 22:00, Dream Cinema
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CHURCH & STATE

Holly Tuckett, Kendall Wilcox USA 2018, color, 84 min
Arturo’s passion is to experiment with analogue photography formats. But years have passed and he realizes he is losin...
05 August, 20:00, Dream Cinema
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From Arturo’s Eyes

Sandro Aguilar Mexico 2017, color, 10 min
Eduardo Chavez goes on a journey to understand the legacy of his grandfather, the civil rights leader César Chavez.
06 August, 20:00, Dream Cinema
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HAILING CÉSAR

Eduardo Chavez USA 2018, color, 65 min
The fates of undocumented immigrant workers and Wisconsin's $43 billion dairy industry are closely intertwined with opti...
06 August, 20:00, Dream Cinema
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LOS LECHEROS

Jim Cricchi USA 2017, color, 21 min
Once upon a time, long before Disney or Pixar, Lotte Reiniger ignited the world of animation with shadows, light, and a ...
09 August, 20:00, Kino N'Lum
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LOTTE THAT SILHOUETTE GIRL

Elizabeth Beecherl, Carla Patullo USA 2018, color, 10 min
Areli Flores, the supervisor of children’s film workshops, has been witness to the great talent of little filmmakers o...
07 August, 20:00, Dream Cinema
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Little Filmmakers

Cuauhtémoc Pillado Mexico 2007, color, 10 min
Spencer and other alt-right leaders see Donald Trump’s rise as the first step towards a whites-only state.
04 August, 22:00, Dream Cinema
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Set in Argentina 1960, this true crime documentary follows the story of secret agent Zvi Aharoni.
05 August, 22:00, Kino N'Lum
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THE DRIVER IS RED

Randall Christopher USA 2017, color, 15 min
Hortencia starts a journey through the sea and land to recover the story of a fishing boat that sank near the Veracruz c...
06 August, 22:00, Dream Cinema
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THE GAZE OF THE SEA

José Álvarez Germany, Mexico 2017, color, 80 min
With only 60 years of farmable soil left on Earth, "The Need To Grow" offers an intimate look into the hearts of activis...
05 August, 22:00, Kino N'Lum
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THE NEED TO GROW

Rob Herring, Ryan Wirick USA 2018, color, 96 min
The Push is an inspirational documentary about the power of never giving up.
09 August, 20:00, Kino N'Lum
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THE PUSH

Grant Korgan, Brian Niles USA 2018, color, 85 min
Las Patronas is a group of women that are known in the region of La Patrona, for preparing food and handing it to the mi...
07 August, 20:00, Dream Cinema
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The Kitchen of Las Patronas

Javier García Mexico 2016, color, 63 min
The façade of an abandoned building hides the memories of clandestine happiness, revelry and youth, shared by many at L...
06 August, 22:00, Dream Cinema
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The Stairs

David Esteban Quiroz Mexico/Colombia 2001, color, 10 min
After a group or armed men attacked the Court of Tierra Amarilla, in New Mexico, a relentless manhunt started.
05 August, 20:00, Dream Cinema
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They Called Me King Tiger

Ángel Estrada Soto Mexico 2017, color, 81 min

Materials, Structures, Forms: Experimental Films Made by Women

Citations from Okakura’s "The Book of Tea" are the cohesive tissue, and the tea drinking ritual is a dramatic arena
09 August, 16:00, Kino Klub
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Chanoyu

Sanja Ivekovic, Dalibor Martinis Yugoslavia 1983, color, 11 min
‘During a voyage by boat to Finland, the camera records a woman sitting on a bridge.
07 August, 16:00, Kino Klub
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Film created in contact printer with material which had gone through a process of deterioration in a projection event.
07 August, 16:00, Kino Klub
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A woman’s voice is heard over a black screen. The voice is questioning, searching. She will act. But how? Act against ...
07 August, 16:00, Kino Klub
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A parody on the urban wasteland film, where a little girl recites Marx, and the last man on earth to read and write is i...
07 August, 16:00, Kino Klub
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NOTES is a composition of notes played on the piano, constructed through the editing to form a dynamic sound/image relat...
07 August, 16:00, Kino Klub
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A compressed, single-screen version of Rhodes’ famous fusion of optical sound and image.
07 August, 16:00, Kino Klub
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A dense narrative film about family relations in which the various roles are played by members of her family.
08 August, 16:00, Kino Klub
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“…the Heins Grun, Rohfilm, and Reproductions include actual film collage and hand attacks upon the celluloid as we...
09 August, 16:00, Kino Klub
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Rohfilm

Birgit Hein, Wilhelm Hein Germany 1968, bw, 20 min
Structural Studies exemplified the Hein’s central project of elaborating the central process of the cinema.
09 August, 16:00, Kino Klub
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Structural Studies

Birgit Helm, Wilhelm Hein Germany 1974, color&bw, 40 min
In the autumn of 1979 the director finds a still from ‘King Creole’ in a record shop and decides to make a film from...
08 August, 16:00, Kino Klub
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Short Matters!

This is the story of Copa-Loca, an abandoned Greek summer resort. Paulina is the girl at the heart of Copa-Loca.
07 August, 12:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës 08 August, 22:00, Dream Cinema
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COPA-LOCA

Christos Massalas Greece 2016, color, 14 min
In Buenos Aires, the Molina family lives and works in the shadows of the legendary Boca Juniors stadium, selling fake ti...
08 August, 12:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës 09 August, 22:00, Dream Cinema
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En la Boca

Matteo Gariglio Switzerland/Argentina 2016, color, 26 min
This is what happens when you call someone's wife a whore and yell sieg heil. He had it coming.
09 August, 12:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës 10 August, 22:00, Dream Cinema
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Fight on a Swedish Beach

Simon Vahlne Sweden 2016, color, 15 min
The film, with an otherworldly soundscape, fuses three genres – live action, anime-like animation and digital abstract...
08 August, 12:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës 09 August, 22:00, Dream Cinema
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Information Skies

Metahaven (Daniel van der Velden, Vinca Kruk) South Korea/The Netherlands 2017, color, 24 min
LOVE is a short film describing affection in 3 different chapters, through an impact on a distant solar system.
07 August, 12:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës 08 August, 22:00, Dream Cinema
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Love

Réka Bucsi Hungary/France 2016, color, 14 min
Zelal, a 7 years old petite girl, is an ethnic Kurd as well as religiously an Ezidi (Yazidi)
08 August, 12:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës 09 August, 22:00, Dream Cinema
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THE CIRCLE

Rûken Tekeş Turkey 2016, color, 14 min
THE ARTIFICIAL HUMORS is a film about humor, anthropology and artificial intelligence.
09 August, 12:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës 10 August, 22:00, Dream Cinema
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The Artificial Humors

Gabriel Abrantes Portugal 2016, color, 29 min
Los Desheredados is a portrait of the director's father facing the end of his family business.
07 August, 12:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës 08 August, 22:00, Dream Cinema
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The Disinherited

Laura Ferrés Spain 2017, color, 19 min
Belfast 1972. Laurence invites his cousin and man-on-the-run Mickey to a party of drinking, dancing and young love.
09 August, 12:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës 10 August, 22:00, Dream Cinema
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The Party

Andrea Harkin Ireland 2016, color, 14 min
Luna and Diego are the parking lot security guards. Diego does the night shift, and Luna works by day.
08 August, 12:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës 09 August, 22:00, Dream Cinema
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Timecode

Juanjo Giménez Spain 2016, color, 15 min
An ugly cat struggles to coexist in a fragmented and broken world, eventually finding a soulmate in a mystical chief.
09 August, 12:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës 10 August, 22:00, Dream Cinema
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Ugly

Nikita Diakur Germany 2017, color, 12 min
Outside a maternity ward, a Roma family is announced their underage daughter has just had a baby girl.
09 August, 12:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës 10 August, 22:00, Dream Cinema
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WRITTEN/UNWRITTEN

Adrian Silisteanu Romania 2016, color, 20 min
WANNABE tells the story of a young YouTuber, who builds herself a fictitious world on the Internet.
07 August, 12:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës 08 August, 22:00, Dream Cinema
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Wannabe

Jannis Lenz Austria/Germany 2016, color, 30 min
Give it time. You'll get over it. Jean celebrates his birthday, gets drunk and recalls the dreadful weekend that led to ...
08 August, 12:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës 09 August, 22:00, Dream Cinema
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You Will Be Fine

Céline Devaux France 2017, color, 15 min
Two graphic designers at work, by mistake, start playing with an empty scanner's possibilities.
07 August, 12:00, Shtëpia e Kulturës 08 August, 22:00, Dream Cinema
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Young Men at Their Window

Loukianos Moshonas France 2017, color, 18 min

DokuKids

...when all is said and done, conclusions are not so important after all.
07 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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All in All

Torbjørn Skårild Norway 2003, color, 5 min
At a time where there were no alarm-clocks, an old men worked as an awaker.
06 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor 10 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Awaker

Filip Diviak Czech Republic 2017, color, 9’31 min
A man with social phobia gets followed by a naive and clumsy creature...
07 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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But Milk Is Important

Eirik Grønmo Bjørnsen, Anna Mantzaris Norway 2012, color, 10 min
Experimental abstract animation. Floating shapes and colours.
07 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Cineplasto

Thor Sivertsen Norway 2015, color, 4 min
The Employment. A man prepares and goes to work in a bizarre world, where the meaning of human workforce is taken to ano...
05 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor 11 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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El empleo

Santiago 'Bou' Grasso Argentina 2008, color, 6’20 min
Survival, clash and symbiosis go side by side; all accompanied by bursts of joy and pain.
05 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor 11 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Ethnophobia

Joan Zhonga Albania 2016, color, 15 min
Catching fish on the North Pole can be challenging. Some have more luck than others.
07 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Fishing with Sam

Atle S. Blakseth Norway 2009, color, 6 min
Foul is a humorous and melancholy everyday odyssey.
07 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Foul

Rune Denstad Langlo Norway 2014, color, 6 min
Glenn, the great runner, is about to compete. The question is, will he get the support he needs?
09 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Glenn the Great Runner

Anna Erlandsson Sweden 2004, color, 3 min
We follow Hermans journey through thick fog before he eventually understands that a heart can accommodate many and the f...
07 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Herman’s Heart

Anne Kristin Berge Norway 2014, color, 8 min
Non-scientific observations of the jumping fellows’ life.
06 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor 10 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Hopfrog

Leonid Shmelkov Russia 2012, color, 5’20 min
She grow up as an outsider in a square world with only the moon to comfort her when times are hard.
09 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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I Am Round

Mario Adamson Sweden 2011, color, 13’33 mi
Jazzoo is an animated musical adventure for young kids (4-6).
09 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Jazzoo

Adam Marko Nord Sweden 2016, color, 9 min
Two characters, linked by their hair, have to learn to cope with this connection.
06 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor 10 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Link

Robert Löbel Germany 2017, color, 7’34 min
A game of marbles leads to a fantastic and fascinating journey, opening a whole new perspective on our everyday surround...
06 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor 10 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Marbles

Maya Tiberman Israel 2005, color, 3’18 min
You can catch anger like catching cold. But being happy is even more contagious.
09 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Meatballs and Catching Anger

Johan Hagelbäck Sweden 2012, color, 5 min
Being strong is really good. But being small, brave and saving your friends is probably even better
09 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Meatballs and the Fork Beast

Johan Hagelbäck Sweden 2012, color, 5 min
The Moonwolves live in a magical forest. They are amazed by glitter but most of all they love the moon.
09 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Moonwolves

Nima Yousefi Sweden 2016, color, 12 min
When Maja was 16, her mother got cancer.
07 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Mum’s Hair

Maja Arnekleiv Norway 2017, color, 5 min
The Good Old Swing Octopus comes to the rescue! Emerging from the depths of the sea, it brings life to our jaded city so...
05 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor 11 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Out from the Deep

Sandro Aguilar Croatia 2013, color, 6’50 min
A young mouse dreams of being a dancer, but his family disapproves, until one day his dancing saves the day.
05 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor 11 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Papa’s Boy

Leevi Lemmetty Finland 2011, color, 3 min
An experimental animated short film using abstract painting to explore the tension field between abstraction and recogni...
06 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor 10 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Patch

Gerd Gockell Germany/Switzerland 2013, color, 3’34 min
Night. City. A pocket full of money. A beggar in a busy street. Adds up to trouble, doesn't it?
05 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor 11 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Plasticat

Simon Bogojević Narath Croatia 2003, color, 10 min
Evan is going to play Beethovens "Fur Elise" at a student concert.
07 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Pupil's Concert

Jan Otto Ertesvåg Norway 2009, color, 10 min
When SABAKU´s best friend Buffalo passes away, he needs to find himself a new friend.
06 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor 10 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Sabaku

Marlies van der Wel Netherlands 2016, color, 2’20 min
An animated look into the sparkling ocean at night. Sounds and pictures drawn on film.
06 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor 10 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Sea Song

Richard Reeves Canada 1999, color, 4’18 min
A symbolic story about a product of society that gets out of control...
05 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor 11 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Soldat

David Peros Bonnot Croatia 2006, color, 4’30 min
A surrealist journey through colours and shapes inspired by the poem Romance Sonámbulo by Federico García Lorca
05 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor 11 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Sonámbulo

Theodore Ushev Canada 2015, color, 4’20 min
Short film about the mysterious flights of the Common Starling.
06 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor 10 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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The Art of Flying

Jan van Ijken Netherlands 2015, bw, 6’52 min
A six-minute visual and musical remix of Ibsens Peer Gynt, Norwegian Folklore, Edvard Griegs composition.
08 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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The Boyg

Kristian Pedersen Norway 2016, color, 5 min
The captain and the pilot are both deeply fascinated by the beautiful singer that performs in the operahouse.
08 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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The Captain, the Pilot and the Singer

Øyvind Tangseth Norway 2014, color, 7 min
In a black and white world a cowboy picks colors up from his hat
08 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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The Cowboy – in color

Trygve Nielsen Norway 2013, color, 6 min
The film tells the story of a reindeer-calf and his journey to becoming a grown, white buck.
08 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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The Magic Time

Kine Aune Norway 2013, color, 9 min
This town is not big enough for the two of them. Nor their moustaches.
06 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor 10 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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The Moustache

Anni Oja Finland 2015, color, 3’37 min
An animated comedy about a group of penguins who get too greedy for their own good.
05 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor 11 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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The Red Herring

Leevi Lemmetty Finland 2013, color, 7 min
On the islands off the coast of Norway small plastic parts from around the globe drift on to the shore.
08 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Tip Top

Jan Otto Ertesvåg Norway 2016, color, 5 min
Bored in school and tired of her arguing parents, Wanda escapes running into the woods. Luckily she has good company.
08 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Wanda

Denise Hauser Norway 2018, color, 13 min
Eager to prove himself, the apprentice tries to do his master's job. But he is not strong enough and time stops.
08 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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Warp

Simon Furdal, Kristian Kim Larsen Norway 2012, color, 5 min
A minimalist painter is working in silent concentration on a series of hopeless squares.
08 August, 10:30, Lumbardhi Indoor
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pl.ink!

Anne Kristin Berge Norway 2010, color, 3 min

Future is Here

The ROM community's life traditions and their ability to exit the flag on the road and the voyage that make it to become...
07 August, 20:00, Kino N'Lum
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Bajrako

Benjamin Menekshe Kosova 2018, color, 9 min
During Zgjim`s eight-month creation he has been visited from a microscopical friend. This friend becomes his best friend...
07 August, 20:00, Kino N'Lum
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Fmi i Hanës

Ajshe Gashi, Diellza Bylygbashi Kosova 2018, color, 8 min
This short documentary shows us how addiction has evolved together with technology and the spread it has had in all age ...
07 August, 20:00, Kino N'Lum
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Matrix

Martin Xhoxhi Kosova/Albania 2018, color, 6 min
Stories of some characters about prejudices and discrimination in our society.
07 August, 20:00, Kino N'Lum
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Pa Përkufizim

Era Skivjani Kosova 2018, color, 6 min
The Shtojzovalle are finally captured by the eyes of humans.  After centuries of living around us, they invite us into ...
07 August, 20:00, Kino N'Lum
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Shtojzovalle

Flutura Balaj Kosova 2018, color, 12 min
A mission, one life, too many in danger….75 days…isolation, sad faces…
07 August, 20:00, Kino N'Lum
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Thank you Africa, Thank you Ebola

Leart Raka Kosova 2018, color, 6 min
Social networks have a very important place in every man today. This is a personal story I have shared to transmit this ...
07 August, 20:00, Kino N'Lum
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This is Tringa

Tringa Berisha Kosova 2018, color, 4 min

GjirafaVideo VR Experience

Alexandro volunteers for an experiment carried out to study dreams.
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Alteration

Jérôme Blanquet France 2017, color, 18 min
A journey in a 3D space reflecting visionary writer Arthur C. Clarke’s futuristic predictions.
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I Saw the Future

François Vautier France 2017, color, 5 min
Join Hempton on listening journey into Olympic National Park, one of the quietest places in North America.
03 August, 15:00, VR Cinema 04 August, 15:00, VR Cinema 05 August, 15:00, VR Cinema 06 August, 15:00, VR Cinema 07 August, 15:00, VR Cinema 08 August, 15:00, VR Cinema 09 August, 15:00, VR Cinema 10 August, 15:00, VR Cinema 11 August, 15:00, VR Cinema
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Sanctuaries of Silence

Adam Loften, Emmanuel Vaughan-Lee USA 2017, color, 7 min
In The Little Prince VR, the players immerse in Saint-Exupéry’s creation, interact with the world and its characters ...
03 August, 15:00, VR Cinema 04 August, 15:00, VR Cinema 05 August, 15:00, VR Cinema 06 August, 15:00, VR Cinema 07 August, 15:00, VR Cinema 08 August, 15:00, VR Cinema 09 August, 15:00, VR Cinema 10 August, 15:00, VR Cinema 11 August, 15:00, VR Cinema
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The Little Prince

Julien Bares, Greg Gobbi USA 2017, color, 10 – 15
In 2014, ISIS fighters invaded Iraq. The men were killed, and the women and girls taken as sex slaves.
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The Sun Ladies

Christian Stephen, Celine Tricart USA 2018, color, 7 min